February 24, 2018
10:00 a.m. February Freezer 5k Registration Opens
11:00 a.m. February Freezer 5k Begins
12:45 p.m. Costume Contest Judging
1:00 p.m. Polar Plunge Begins
2:00 p.m. Avon Birthday Celebration
Avon, CO 81620
February Freezer 5K & Polar Plunge
Saturday, February 24, 2018
The February Freezer 5k race will follow the summer Dunk N' Dash course around Avon, ending at Nottingham Lake. Wear your best costume for a chance of winning a $100 cash prize in the costume contest! All participants will receive a beanie and a one-day pass to the Avon Recreation Center.
Cost: $35 until February 23; $40 day-of event
Time: Registration @ 10:00 a.m.
Race Starts @ 11:00 a.m.
Costume Contest @ 12:45 p.m.
The Polar Plunge is a fundraising event benefiting the Special Olympics. Participants create teams via the Special Olympic website; teams that raise enough money can take the plunge into Nottingham Lake. All participants will receive a long-sleeve T-shirt and a one-day pass to the Avon Recreation Center.
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Happy Birthday, Avon!
Join us for a 40th Birthday celebration at 2:00 p.m., with a toast by Mayor Jennie Fancher! Free cake will be served!